People: Welbilt Inc (WBT.N)
Mr. Richard N. Caron is Senior Vice President - Innovation of the Company. Mr. Caron was promoted to Senior Vice President Innovation of Welbilt in 2015. Previously, he served as EVP Global Marketing and Innovation for Welbilt and as Welbilt’s Chief Technology Officer, a position that he has held since 2005 as a former Enodis employee. Under his leadership, Mr. Caron was instrumental in the development and success of the Education and Technology Center. He has also led a variety of new product development initiatives, which have helped distinguish the Company as a technology leader in the foodservice industry. Prior to Welbilt/Enodis, Mr. Caron served as Chief Executive Officer for the Moseley Corporation in Franklin, Massachusetts. Other key professional experience included serving as president and chief executive officer of TurboChef, Inc. in Dallas, Texas. Before TurboChef, Mr. Caron was managing director of the consumer products practice at Arthur D. Little (ADL) in Cambridge, Massachusetts. During his 19-year affiliation with ADL, Mr. Caron led many consulting assignments involving technology, strategy, and product development. In addition, Mr. Caron holds several patents in the foodservice industry, including automated frying and rapid cooking systems. Mr. Caron is a graduate of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology where he earned Master of Science and Bachelor of Science degrees in Chemical Engineering Practice.
|Total Annual Compensation, USD||342,916|
|Restricted Stock Award, USD||219,002|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, USD||--|
|All Other, USD||158,619|
|Fiscal Year Total, USD||720,537|